Uganda has close diplomatic relations with the USA and the UK, represented by a high commissioner in London, and an ambassador in Washington, DC. Uganda is associated to the United Nations, the European Union, the African Union and the Commonwealth via embassies, high commissions and consulates.
Several nations retain permanent missions in Uganda, including the British High Commission, the United States Embassy and the Japanese Embassy. All located in Kampala, the embassies, high commissions and consulates work to preserve relationships with the government and the business community. Embassies and other foreign missions can be contacted regarding all consular matters, including information on visas, passports and travel.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is responsible for the co-ordination of Uganda’s international missions, and the country has several embassies, high commissions and consulates around the world. There is a high commission in London, UK. Uganda maintains a permanent mission to the United Nations in New York, and as a member of the European Union also maintains a permanent mission in Brussels